St. Clare Novena – Day 2
Let us pray. Please pray for the poor, forgotten, desperate and lonely around the world and in our neighborhoods.
Click on the video below to follow along with Sr. Vickie Griner, OSC, of the Franciscan Monastery of St. Clare in Cincinnati. Or read the prayer below the video at your own pace.
St. Clare was from a noble family. She gave her riches to the poor and lived a chosen life of poverty. You can post your prayer intentions to her on our Prayer Page.
The Novena to St. Clare of Assisi
Let us begin, In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
O most Holy Trinity, Father, Son and Holy Spirit, we praise your Holy Name and the wonders of grace you worked in your servant, St. Clare. Through her powerful intercession, grant us the favors we ask in this Novena, above all the grace to live and die as she did in your most holy love. Amen.
O Seraphic St. Clare, who has not forgotten the poor and afflicted, but has become a mother to them, sacrificing for them your riches and working for them innumerable miracles; obtain from God for us the grace we implore, Christian charity towards others in all their spiritual and temporal needs.
(Include your personal petitions here.)
Pray for us, St. Clare
That we may be made worthy of the promises of Christ.
We pray You, Lord, grant us your servants who celebrate the Feast of St. Clare, your Virgin, by her intercession, to be partakers of the joys of heaven and the coheirs with your only begotten Son, who being God, lives and reigns forever and ever. Amen.
O glorious St. Clare! God has given you the power of working miracles continually, and the favor of answering prayer of those who invoke your assistance in misfortune, anxiety and distress; we beseech you, to obtain for us from Jesus, through Mary, His Blessed Mother, what we beg of you so fervently and hopefully, if it be for the greater honor of God and for the good of our souls. Amen.
In the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Post your prayer requests on our online Prayer Page.
Light a candle or give alms on our Donation Page.
Visit the Poor Clares at their website: Franciscan Monastery of St. Clare.
Or their Facebook page: Franciscan Monastery of St. Clare of Cincinnati, Ohio
Learn more about St. Clare at Franciscan Media.